Syntax
MID(some-text, begin-at, how-many)
Arguments
- some-text (any textual)
- begin-at (Number) : The position, equal to or greater than 1, of the first character in some-text to return. A non-Number value may be accepted but may produce unexpected results.
- how-many (Number) : The non-negative number of characters from some-text to return. A non-Number value may be accepted but may produce unexpected results.
Return Value
Text: The how-many characters beginning at position begin-at from some-text. If how-many is greater than the remaining length of some-text, the remainder of some-text is returned.
Examples
MID("123 Maple Dr", 5, 5)
: Maple
MID("123 Maple Dr", 5, 0)
returns blank.